The Media Room

The Media Room

As the state’s peak body for regional arts, Regional Arts WA is highly regarded across Western Australia and nationally as an innovative, high value leader of the arts and in regional and community development.

Please note that Country Arts WA became Regional Arts WA on 1 October 2019. Although releases from before this date may use “Country Arts WA”, any newly published material should use Regional Arts WA instead.

Media Contact
For all interview and image requests please contact:
Weng-Si Cheang, Program Manager
Phone: 08 9200 6202 (direct) or 08 9200 6200 (main line)

Latest Media Releases

July 2020

Strengthening the resilience of regional arts sector in Western Australia

June 2020

Boosting the creative regional ecosystem in Western Australia

May 2020

Regional Arts WA Welcomes New Chair And Board Members
Arts sector jobs to be sustained through Regional Arts Sector Investment

April 2020

New grants to strengthen art and culture careers in regional WA

November 2019

Seven Regional West Australian Artists and Organisations Receive Federal Funding

October 2019

Country Art WA evolves into Regional Arts WA
Local Communities Driving Regional Hubs Initiativee

August 2019

Fresh Sounds for the Central Sands in September

July 2019

Minderoo and The Ian Potter Foundation join forces to connect creative communities across regional WA
Five Regional WA artists and organisations receive federal funding
Erth’s Dinosaurs stomp across regional WA

June 2019

Country Arts WA launches new Strategic Plan
Country Arts WA announces new board members

May 2019

New Arts Funding to strengthen creativity in regional communities

April 2019

Calling for the Federal Government to increase the Regional Arts Fund

March 2019

Dynamic circus duo brings fire tricks and spectacular feats to the Indian Ocean Territories

February 2019

Quick Response Grant supports last minute opportunities for regional WA people
New leadership approach headed for regional WA communities

January 2019

Five Regional Western Australian Art Projects Receive Federal Funding

October 2018

Drug Aware YCulture Regional project merges Indigenous culture with new media
Country Arts WA provides springboard to young regional artists
Lotterywest activates arts and culture across regional WA communities

September 2018

Deadly comedy music duo set to bring raucous laughs to regional WA
Saltwater returns to the desert one decade on

August 2018

Keeping country communities alive and active through dance

July 2018

Deadline looming for regional artists of tomorrow
Six Regional WA Artists and Organisations Receive Federal Funding

June 2018

The Voice star walks the line through regional WA with Johnny Cash tribute

May 2018

Spotlight on regional communit presenters for Country Arts WA’s newest release
Connecting people and improving lives across WA
Improving lives and building hope and skills in Laverton
Improving lives and creating social change through sculpture
Kimberley community reaps the benefits of legacy arts grants

March 2018

European quirkologist brings inventive gadgets to regional WA

February 2018

Puppeteer sorts boxes, ties up Loose Ends for Island audiences

January 2018

Quick Response Grant open for WA regional artists seeking last minute funding
Country Arts WA announces new board members
Five regional organisations receive federal funding

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